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First Indian ascent of Meru North — a personal account

In 1986, mountaineer Mandip Singh Soin and a small group of friends made the first Indian ascent of Meru North, alpine style — fulfilling one climber’s determination to defeat the crux that had been his undoing before. Mandip Singh Soin … Continue reading First Indian ascent of Meru North — a personal account

10 Places on Earth that Feel Like Outer Space

  Himali Singh Soin writes about ten places on Earth that feel like outer space. This article was originally published by vice.com. Images by Himraj Soin. Like every child, I wanted to touch the moon, wear stars on my face … Continue reading 10 Places on Earth that Feel Like Outer Space

INDIA’S WILD HEART: TALES FROM THE JUNGLE; A LIMITED EDITION JOURNEY

This exciting new adventure celebrates the outdoors and the freedom to explore it with a deep sense of gratitude and respect for the wilderness we must protect. We enjoy not just the wilderness and natural heritage of India but explore … Continue reading INDIA’S WILD HEART: TALES FROM THE JUNGLE; A LIMITED EDITION JOURNEY

LADAKH: SPECIAL EDITION PHOTOGRAPHY JOURNEY TO “LITTLE TIBET”

Flying into Leh, the former capital of the Himalayan kingdom of Ladakh, feels more like landing on the moon than landing in India. Its harsh, mountainous terrain is starkly beautiful and very dry, due to its high altitude and cold … Continue reading LADAKH: SPECIAL EDITION PHOTOGRAPHY JOURNEY TO “LITTLE TIBET”

RAJASTHAN: SPECIAL EDITION JOURNEY TO THE LAND OF COLOUR

Rajasthan, literally translated to Land of Kings, home to the massive Thar desert and the ancient Aravalli mountain range, has a rich history, ecology and culture. There’s nowhere quite like Rajasthan so get ready for cities of pink, white and … Continue reading RAJASTHAN: SPECIAL EDITION JOURNEY TO THE LAND OF COLOUR

Ecotourism Society of India—Working Towards Sustainable Tourism

  Tourism is one of the fastest growing industries in India. With this pace of rampant growth, there is a need for a set of guiding principles that tour operators and the hotel industries need to be abide by, to … Continue reading Ecotourism Society of India—Working Towards Sustainable Tourism